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All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Hairspray (EDC)
Hairspray (CNS)
Hairspray (SAM)
Half Nelson (CNS)
Half Past Dead (CNS)
Halloween (CNS)
Halloween II (CNS)
Hamlet 2 (CNS)
Hamptons, The (SAM)
Hancock (CNS)
Hanging Up (SAM)
The Hangover (CNS)
The Hangover Part II (CNS)
The Hangover Part III (CNS)
Hanna (CNS)
Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds Concert (CNS)
Hannah Montana the Movie (CNS)
Hannibal Rising (CNS)
Hapily N'Ever After (CNS)
Happening, The (CNS)
Happy Endings (CNS)
Happy Feet (CNS)
Happy-Go-Lucky (CNS)
Hard Candy (CNS)
Hard Word, The (CNS)
Hardball (SAM)
Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay (CNS)
Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle (CNS)
Harry Potter (EDC)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (SAM)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Order of Phoenix (CNS)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (SAM)
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (CNS)
Harsh Times (CNS)
The Haunting in Connecticut (CNS)
The Haunting of Molly Hartley (CNS)
Haywire (CNS)
Haywire (SRR)
He Got Game (SAM)
He Loves Me, He Loves Me Not (CNS)
Head in the Clouds (CNS)
Head of State (CNS)
Heart of the Game, The (CNS)
Heart of Me, The (CNS)
Heartbreak Kid, The (CNS)
Hearts in Atlantis (SAM)
The Hedgehog (Le hérisson) (SRR)
Heights (CNS)
Hellboy (SAM)
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (CNS)
The Help (CNS)
The Help (SRR)
Henry Poole is Here (CNS)
Her (CNS)
Herbie: Fully Loaded (CNS)
Hercules (CNS)
Hereafter (CNS)
Hero (CNS)
He's Just Not That Into You (CNS)
Hey Arnold! The Movie (CNS)
Hidalgo (CNS)
Hidalgo (SAM)
Hidden Blade, The (CNS)
Hide and Seek (CNS)
High Tension (CNS)
Higher Ground (SRR)
Hills Have Eyes, II, The (CNS)
Hills Have Eyes, The (CNS)
History of Violence, A (CNS)
Hitch (CNS)
Hitch (SAM)
Hitchcock (CNS)
Hitcher, The (CNS)
Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, The (CNS)
Hitman (CNS)
Hoax, The (CNS)
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (CNS)
The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (CNS)
Holes (EDC)
Holes (CNS)
Holes (SAM)
Holiday, The (CNS)
Hollywood Homicide (CNS)
Hollywoodland (CNS)
Hollywoodland (SAM)
Holy Girl, The (CNS)
Holy Land, The (CNS)
Home at the End of the World, A (CNS)
Home on the Range (CNS)
Homefront (CNS)
Honey (CNS)
Honeymooners, The (CNS)
Honorable Mention (SAM)
Hoodwinked (CNS)
Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil (CNS)
Hoot (CNS)
Hoot (SAM)
Hope Springs (CNS)
Horrible Bosses (CNS)
Horrible Bosses (SRR)
Horse Whisperer, The (SAM)
The Host (CNS)
Hostage (CNS)
Hostel (CNS)
Hostel: Part II (CNS)
Hot Chick, The (CNS)
Hot Fuzz (CNS)
Hot Rod (CNS)
Hot Tub Time Machine (CNS)
Hotel (CNS)
Hotel for Dogs (CNS)
Hotel Rwanda (EDC)
Hotel Rwanda (CNS)
Hotel Transylvania (CNS)
Hounddog (CNS)
Hours, The (CNS)
Hours, The (SAM)
House (CNS)
House Bunny, The (CNS)
House of D (CNS)
House of the Dead (CNS)
House of Flying Daggers (CNS)
House of Fools (CNS)
House of Sand and Fog (CNS)
House of Wax (CNS)
Housekeeper, The (CNS)
How About You (CNS)
How Do You Know (CNS)
How She Move (CNS)
How to Deal (CNS)
How to Eat Fried Worms (CNS)
How to Eat Fried Worms (SAM)
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (CNS)
How to Train Your Dragon (CNS)
Howl's Moving Castle (CNS)
Hugo (CNS)
Hugo (SRR)
Hulk, The (CNS)
Human Stain, The (CNS)
The Hundred-Foot Journey (CNS)
The Hunger Games (CNS)
The Hunger Games (SRR)
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (CNS)
Hunted, The (CNS)
Hunting Party, The (CNS)
Hunting Party, The (SAM)
Hurricane, The (SAM)
Hustle & Flow (CNS)


U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' ratings
A-I General patronage
A-II Adults and adolescents
A-III Adults
A-IV Adults, with reservations
L Limited adult audience
O Morally offensive

Motion Picture Association of America ratings
G General audiences
PG Parental guidance suggested
PG-13 Parents strongly cautioned
R Restricted
NC-17 No one 17 and under admitted




Peter of Alcantara: Peter was a contemporary of well-known 16th-century Spanish saints, including Ignatius of Loyola and John of the Cross. He served as confessor to St. Teresa of Avila. Church reform was a major issue in Peter’s day, and he directed most of his energies toward that end. His death came one year before the Council of Trent ended. 
<p>Born into a noble family (his father was the governor of Alcantara in Spain), Peter studied law at Salamanca University and, at 16, joined the so-called Observant Franciscans (also known as the discalced, or barefoot, friars). While he practiced many penances, he also demonstrated abilities which were soon recognized. He was named the superior of a new house even before his ordination as a priest; at the age of 39, he was elected provincial; he was a very successful preacher. Still, he was not above washing dishes and cutting wood for the friars. He did not seek attention; indeed, he preferred solitude.</p><p>Peter’s penitential side was evident when it came to food and clothing. It is said that he slept only 90 minutes each night. While others talked about Church reform, Peter’s reform began with himself. His patience was so great that a proverb arose: "To bear such an insult one must have the patience of Peter of Alcantara."</p><p>In 1554, Peter, having received permission, formed a group of Franciscans who followed the Rule of St. Francis with even greater rigor. These friars were known as Alcantarines. Some of the Spanish friars who came to North and South America in the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries were members of this group. At the end of the 19th century, the Alcantarines were joined with other Observant friars to form the Order of Friars Minor.</p><p>As spiritual director to St. Teresa, Peter encouraged her in promoting the Carmelite reform. His preaching brought many people to religious life, especially to the Secular Franciscan Order, the friars and the Poor Clares.</p><p>He was canonized in 1669.</p> American Catholic Blog Remember the widow’s mite. She threw into the treasury of the temple only two small coins, but with them, all her great love…. It is, above all, the interior value of the gift that counts: the readiness to share everything, the readiness to give oneself. —Pope John Paul II

 
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